News Harley Tri-Glide Accident Law Suit

A man who crashed a Harley-Davidson motorcycle during a test drive has sued the Motor Co., claiming a design flaw in the steering mechanism of the 2011 Tri-Glide trike. Gregory Zenere filed a lawsuit against the Motor Co. and defunct Harley-Davidson of Crete in Cook County Circuit Court. He claims the steering mechanism on the […]

Connecticut Concours Car & Motorcycle Show

Every year there is a wonderful event held here in Connecticut to celebrate classic and special cars and motorcycles called the Fairfield County Concours. This year it will be held September 17 and 18, 2011. If you would like to submit one or more of your motorcycles for this event, the deadline for submission is June 11, and […]

Harley Four-speed Transmissions

Locking setups, chain vs belt, and other comparisions – by Donny Petersen This month we have an excerpt From Chapter IX of Donny’s Unauthorized Technical Guide to Harley-Davidson 1936-Present, Volume III.  (Some content has been altered to fit American Iron Magazine’s style and format.) The locking methodology for the transmission sprocket or pulley evolved over […]

Harley Bagger Magazine Daytona Party Bike Show

American Iron Magazine and Motorcycle Bagger are throwing a magazine launch party and bagger bike show at the Broken Spoke Saloon in Ormond Beach, FL. The launch party for our new Motorcycle Bagger magazine and free bagger motorcycle show starts around 1 pm, Friday March 11 during Daytona Beach Bike Week. Meet our editors and have some […]

NTSB Calls for Nationwide Helmet Laws

The National Transportation Safety Board has called on states to require all motorcycle riders wear helmets. The announcement, made at a news conference in Washington, is part of the NTSB’s “Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety” — an initiative directed at state governments. Recent statistics show a rise in motorcycle fatalities, according to the NTSB.”From […]

Gear Up For The Holidays With GreaseRag.com

CLICK HERE or on the image below to visit www.GreaseRag.com. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share via MySpace Share on netvibes share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Buzz it up Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later […]

Front Squats

As stated back in the August 2009 issue, the squat is the king of exercises and one of the three true     tests of physical strength. A properly executed squat strengthens your entire body. But what if your back is giving you trouble? A good assistance exercise for the standard back squat is the front […]

Three Great Rehab Moves

After a full season of riding, some of you may be feeling a little beat up by the road, wind, and your bike. If so, here are three great exercises that’ll help you feel a bit more limber. But even if you don’t feel stiff from riding, you should change your routine often for maximum […]

Harley-Davidson Powers Up For Motorcycle Show Events

IMS Event Attendees Take in Motorcycles, Custom Bike Show, Demos and More MILWAUKEE (November 9, 2010) – Harley-Davidson will bring an exciting look, feel and attitude to the 2010-2011 Progressive International Motorcycle Shows (IMS) with a new display area and a variety of activities designed to inspire the desire to ride. Activities at the 11 […]

Harley To Remain In Wisconsin

-press release- Ratified New Labor Agreements Enable Production Flexibility and Efficiency for Long-Term Competitiveness MILWAUKEE, Sept. 14, 2010 — Harley-Davidson Inc. (NYSE: HOG) announced today it will keep production operations in Wisconsin, following yesterday’s contract votes by the Company’s Wisconsin unionized employees. The decision follows Monday’s ratification of three respective new seven-year labor agreements by […]